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Photos

Photos of Young Venezuelans Protesting in Caracas

On February 12, protesters took to the streets of Caracas to demand that humanitarian aid trucks, which remain blocked at the border, be allowed to enter the country.
Iradj Abédi
3 days ago
prison

What It's Like Inside an 'Open' Prison

"Being in prison causes a lot of anguish. There’s nothing more than that, so we have to find a way to make confinement beneficial and not just a punishment."
Rodrigo Márquez Tizano
1.8.19
hair

The Viral 'Bulletproof' Haircut Started in Prison

First Ariel Franco was in solitary confinement. Then he was Brazil's most sought-after hairstylist.
Julia Reis
1.4.19
latin america

Mexico Is the Deadliest Country for Journalists, but That’s Not Stopping These Students

Whether by drug cartels or corrupt politicians, journalists in Mexico are regularly threatened or killed for doing their job. Five students tell us why they’ve still chosen to study journalism and why they won’t stop fighting for freedom of the press.
Ollin Velasco
9.7.18
Sports

Inside the 'Church' Devoted to Argentina’s Favorite Soccer Player

Diego Armando Maradona is one of the best soccer players of all time. And for many fans, he’s a god.
Rodrigo Márquez Tizano
8.7.18
Film

How Argentine Director Lucrecia Martel Pointed Her Camera at Colonialism

After a nine-year hiatus, the New Argentine Cinema pioneer is back on the scene with 'Zama.'
Felipe Sánchez Villarreal
3.22.18
COLOMBIA

Cave Paintings Are Giving This Colombian Town Life After Cocaine

For more than three decades, ancient treasures remained hidden among the light green coca plants of Raudal.
Andrés Bermúdez Liévano
1.12.18
latin america

VICE Reporters Got Caught Up in Colombian Police Gunfire This Weekend

The government has apologized for the attack on international observers and journalists and put more than 100 National Police in the area on modified duty.
Tania Tapia and Santiago Valenzuela
10.11.17
Earthquake in Mexico

What Mexico City Looked Like Right After the Massive Earthquake

The death toll from Tuesday's historic disaster is now well over 200 and keeps climbing. Here's a glimpse into the immediate aftermath.
Ollin Velasco
9.20.17
exhibitions

Three-Part Exhibition Submerges You in Contemporary Cuban Art

Half a million fish hooks and underwater screaming are just a few of the highlights from 'Internal Landscapes' at the Perez Art Museum Miami.
Mikelle Street
7.31.17
THE SALUTE YOUR SHORTS ISSUE

US Deportation Policy Is Stoking Gang Violence Across the Country

And it's only going to get worse.
Sarah Esther Maslin
5.23.17
Year 2050

Trump's Wall Won't Stop Climate Change Migrants from Streaming into the US

By 2050, experts say, rising temperatures may bring on a new wave of northward migration from Latin America.
Mike Pearl
2.23.17
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